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UN, U.S. Welcome Ex-Uganda Rebel Commander’s Conviction at ICC

The United Nations and United States on Thursday welcomed the conviction of former Ugandan rebel commander, Dominic Ongwen, at the International Criminal Court (ICC). Ongwen,...

Pakistan Administers Chinese COVID-19 Vaccines to Health Worker

A drive to administer the China-donated Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccines to frontline healthcare workers was formally kicked off across Pakistan on Wednesday, the National Command...

Humanitarian Crisis in Ethiopia Needs Urgent Action — UN

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for urgent steps to address the humanitarian crisis in Ethiopia’s Tigray region. A statement by his office on Tuesday...

Russian Dissident Navalny to Appeal Jail Sentence

Lawyers for leading Russian dissident Alexei Navalny on Tuesday immediately said they would appeal a controversial 3.5-year prison sentence handed down by a court...

China Rejects Suggestion that it Supported Coup in Myanmar

China’s foreign ministry, on Wednesday, rejected the suggestion that it supported or gave tacit consent to Monday’s military coup in neighbouring Myanmar. “Relevant theories are...

Moscow Court to Rule on Lengthy Detention for Dissident Navalny

A court in the Russian capital on Tuesday is scheduled to rule on a long detention for dissident Alexei Navalny in a trial that...

Drunk Man Steals Tractor, Causes €100,000 Worth of damage

A drunk man who stole a tractor caused damage worth almost 100,000 euros, German police said early Tuesday. The 23-year-old from Radevormwald in the western...

China Urges Biden Administration to Focus on Cooperation, Manage Differences

China has advised the Biden administration to focus on cooperation and manage differences in bilateral ties to bring the relationship between the two countries...

Upper House of Indian Parliament Adjourned Thrice Amid Opposition Lawmakers’ Protests

The upper house of Indian parliament (locally called Rajya Sabha) on Tuesday adjourned thrice after the ruckus created by leaders of the opposition parties...

Turkey Seeks Detention of 294 Suspects Over Failed Coup

Turkish prosecutors on Tuesday issued a detention warrant for 294 suspects over their alleged links to a network believed to be behind a coup...

9 Dead in Hotel Attack in Somali Capital – Police

Security forces in Somali on Monday ended an assault by al Qaeda-linked al Shabaab fighters which left nine people dead in a hotel attack...

Twitter Wields Big Stick Against Trump, Bans Account Permanently

Twitter on Friday evening wielded the big stick against outgoing U.S. President Donald Trump, suspending his account permanently. Announcing this in a blog post, the...
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